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The Psychonomic Society Clifford T. Morgan Best Article Award honors individuals for the best paper published in each Psychonomic Society journal in the last year. Articles are chosen by each of the Society's journals during the summer and the selected first authors of those papers will be honored at the Annual Meeting and receive a monetary award. One recipient from each journal is chosen to receive an $1,000 award.


2018 Recipients
Nadine Lavan
A. Mike Burton, Sophie K. Scott, Carolyn McGettigan 

"Flexible voices: Identity perception from variable vocal signals"

doi: 10.3758/s13423-018-1497-7

Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
Editor: Gregory S. Hickok

Caoimhe Harrington Stack

Arie N. James, Duane G. Watson

"A failure to replicate rapid syntactic adaptation in comprehension."

Memory & Cognition
Editor: Neil Mulligan

Daryl Fougnie
Jurnell Cockhren,  René Marois

"A common source of attention for auditory and visual tracking"

Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics
Editor: Michael Dodd

Elisabeth Schreuders
Eduard T. Klapwijk, Geet-Jan Will, Berna Güroglu

"Friend versus foe: Neural correlates of prosocial decisions for liked and disliked peers."

Cognitive, Affective, &
Behavioral Neuroscience

Editor: Marie Banich


Ludwig Huber
Natálie Popavová, Sabine Riener, Kaja Salobir, Giulia CimarellI

"Would dogs copy irrelevant actions from their human caregiver?"

doi: 10.3758/s13420-018-0336-z

Learning & Behavior
Editor: Jonathon D. Crystal

Geoff Hollis
Chris Westbury

"When is best-worst best? A comparison of best-worst scaling, numeric estimation, and rating scales for collection of semantic norms."

Behavior Research Methods
Editor: Michael N. Jones

Jet G. Sanders
Rob Jenkins

"Individual differences in hyper-realistic mask detection."

Cognitive Research: Principles & Implications
Editor: Jeremy M. Wolfe



Clifford T. Morgan

Clifford T. MorganClifford Thomas Morgan, professor of psychology at the University of Texas was born in Minolta, New Jersey in 1915. He received his undergraduate education at Maryville College and his PhD from Rochester University in 1939. He passed away in 1976 in Austin, Texas.

W. R. Garner, Yale University, wrote a wonderful memorial to the November 1976 meeting of the Psychonomic Society of which Morgan was a founding member and the first Governing Board Chair.



Clifford T. Morgan
Best Article Award Recipients


2016  |  2015

2014  |  2013

Clifford T. Morgan Best Article Award Certificate


Other Psychonomic Society Awards

Early Career Award

Mid-Career Award

Graduate Travel Award

J. Frank Yates
Student Travel Award

Supporting diversity & inclusion
in cognitive psychology


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